Equipment & Clothing Suppliers

Melquiond Sports
Choose from Rossignol clothing line or a Helly Hansen collection. Also on sale in the shop are gloves, hats, thermal underwear and sunscreen. Open in the winter 08:30-19:00, 7 days a week. At Serre Chevalier 1350 (05).
Ogier Ski
Ski clothing, accessories and equipment store in Chamonix. Ogier Ski also have stores in Val dIsere and Les Arcs 1950. 31 rue Joseph Vallot, Chamonix (74).
Helly Hansen
Clothing for men, women and children including ski jackets, pants, thermals, lifa base layers and footwear. Sold through Techwear Concept Sarl in Chamonix and Jean Claude Sport in Val DIsere. Addresses listed on website.
Salomon clothing for women, men and children. Skis and cross country skis, binding, boots, poles, snowboards, accessories and footwear. Various stores across the alps. See website for addresses (listed under Magasins).
Misty Fly
A shop for snowboards and also snowboarding clothes and accessories, with brands like Oakley, Nikita, Sims and Dainese. Situated in the centre of Morzine (74).
Bernard Charvin Sports
Owned by an ex ski professional, there is a wide range of the latest skis, boots and snowboards for rental or to buy as well as the latest adult and children sportswear. rue de Rocher, Courchevel (73)
Gore-tex and venturi outdoor and trekking clothing for men and women including jackets, pants, pullovers and accessories. Photographic catalogue on the website, with an online shop.
Planete Surf
A sports shop for hire equipment, and also clothing, footwear, watches, sunglasses and hats. Brands include Burton, Volcom and Foxracing. Located at rond point des pistes, Alpe dHuez (38).
Jean Blanc Sports
Long established sports shop with a large choice of boots and alpine skis, snowboards, cross-country skis, snowblades, telemarks, snowshoes and sledges. For sale or rental. Selection of skiwear available too. In 1850 at rue de park City, Courchevel (73).
Tavernier Yves Sport
A sports store with ski and mountain clothing. Stocked brands include Roxy, Wilde Roses, Duvillard and Rossignol. At the place de loffice du tourisme, Morzine (74).
Tamaka Sports Nature
This is Annecys mountain guide shop, with new and second-hand equipment for sale. Everything for cycling, kayaking, hiking and climbing, plus clothing, books and DVDs. 23 faubourg Saint Claire, Annecy (74).
The North Face
Waterproof shells, fleeces and softshells, insulated, hiking and mountain clothing and equipment. Various stores across the Alps, see website for store addresses.
Outdoor footwear products for mountaineering, backpacking, hiking, urban outdoor. Men, women and childrens products. Sold through dealers in the alps, including stores at Courchevel, Chamonix and Sallanches. See website for store details.
Diamir and Rave products for snow and ski equipment. Accessories include ski brakes, crampons and safety leashes. 10 Rue Dr Jean Paillot, Aix-les-Bains (73).
Product range includes mountain clothing, footwear and accessories. Photographs of each item available on the website. Various stores across the alps including Grenoble and Chamonix, see website for addresses.
Rossignol alpin and nordique equipment (skis, boots, bindings), outerwear, snowboard and summer products available at various sports dealers throughout the alps. See website for station/town store addresses.
Providers of ski boots, outdoor footwear, winter footwear and travel footwear. Parc Les Glaisins, 20 rue du PreFaucon, Annecy Le Vieux (74).
Columbia sportswear with omni-tech material, outerwear, footwear, equipment and accessories sold via sports store outlets in Chamonix and Houches. See website for store listings.
Noel Sports
A choice of clothing, shoes and accessories for adults and children, with brands such as Quiksilver, Rip Curl and Banana Moon. At Immeuble Agena, Le Corbier (38).
Patogonia clothing and gear for men, women and kids. Jackets, pullovers, vests, base layer/underwear, waders and accesories. Travel gear including technical packs and duffel bags. 249 Rue Paccard, Chamonix (74).
Waterproof and snowsports clothing and equipment store. Various store locations including Briancon, Chamonix, Thonon les Bains, Sallanches, Albertville, Les Gets, Grenoble, Megeve, Villeneuve, Val DIsere. See website for store addresses.
Baggagerie Monetier
Left luggage operator, a place to leave your luggage, skis and boots. Open winter season only. Daily and weekly rates. Showers also available. Pre Chabert, Le Monetier les Bains (05).